Good Shepherd Center
EXPLORE WITH GEORGE: The Good Shepherd Center
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 07/11/2014 - 8:44pm.

videoFriday evening's Downtown Sundown concert featured the Red Hot Chili Peppers tribute band, the Funky Monks.

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Good Shepherd gets van from national contest
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Tue, 01/07/2014 - 3:37pm.

video Good Shepherd Center has a new mini-van thanks to Toyota. It's all a part of the Toyota 100 Cars for Good program. The program benefits organizations that impact the lives of individuals in their communities.

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A can of food gets kids into the Children's Museum free Saturday
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/21/2013 - 5:57pm.

videoThe Children’s Museum of Wilmington’s Inaugural ThankFULL Wilmington, a day of celebration, giving, and entertaining Thanksgiving-centered activities at the Museum, will be held Saturday, November 23, 2013.

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Good Shepherd Center names new board and staff members
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/14/2013 - 8:19am.

Good Shepherd Center, located at 811 Martin Street in Wilmington, serves as a soup kitchen, homeless shelter, and rehousing solution for members of the Cape Fear community. Each year, Good Shepherd provides approximately 85,000 meals to hungry individuals and families; shelters more than 900 homeless men, women, and children; and helps over 150 homeless individuals, including families, transition to housing.

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Good Shepherd wins van as part of national contest
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 3:59pm.

videoWilmington's Good Shepherd Center recently won a new Toyota Sienna as part of the Toyota 100 Cars for Good campaign. The center will use the van to transport homeless veterans around the port city and pick up donations.

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Home Depot helps fix up facility for homeless vets
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 3:57pm.

videoStudies show that military veterans are twice as likely to become homeless than the average american. The Good Shepherd Center in Wilmington does its part to try to fight the problem, but it needs the community's help. Today it got that help in a big way.

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VOTE NOW: Good Shepherd Center named finalist in Toyota '100 Cars For Good Program'
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/11/2013 - 1:08pm.

Wilmington-based Good Shepherd Center is one of 250 finalists in Toyota’s 100 Cars for Good program, which will award vehicles to 100 nonprofit organizations based on votes from the public beginning Oct. 1, 2013.

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Police say Wilmington too inviting for homeless
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 09/11/2013 - 3:38pm.

video Police say the homeless population continues to grow in the Port City, and it did not happen overnight. Over the past few days Wilmington has seen several incidents involving men and women who call the streets home.

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Explore with George: Good Shepherd Center
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 01/10/2013 - 9:31pm.

video It was giveback night at Nichola's Italian Restaurant tonight with proceeds benefiting the Good Shepherd Center.

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Food banks looking for donations, in need of fruits and veggies
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/23/2011 - 2:44pm.

video Many of you are getting ready for your Thanksgiving feast tomorrow but there are some who may not be as fortunate. All too often folks in our area go hungry, and it's area food banks and other organizations that put food in their bellies. Providing meals to the needy on a consistent basis though means a lot of food must be donated.

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